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Time Change 2020 in Nova Scotia, Canada

Next change:
Nov
1
1 hour Back

Nov 1, 2020, 2:00 am

Province: Nova Scotia

Abbreviation: NS

Provincial Capital: Halifax

Country: Canada

Time Zones: 1

Location

Mar 8

Forward 1 hour

Mar 8, 2020 - Daylight Saving Time Started

When local standard time was about to reach
Sunday, March 8, 2020, 2:00:00 am clocks were turned forward 1 hour to
Sunday, March 8, 2020, 3:00:00 am local daylight time instead.

Sunrise and sunset were about 1 hour later on Mar 8, 2020 than the day before. There was more light in the evening.

Also called Spring Forward, Summer Time, and Daylight Savings Time.

More info:
DST Starts in the US & Canada

Nov 1

Back 1 hour

Nov 1, 2020 - Daylight Saving Time Ends

When local daylight time is about to reach
Sunday, November 1, 2020, 2:00:00 am clocks are turned backward 1 hour to
Sunday, November 1, 2020, 1:00:00 am local standard time instead.

Sunrise and sunset will be about 1 hour earlier on Nov 1, 2020 than the day before. There will be more light in the morning.

Also called Fall Back and Winter Time.

More info:
Yukon to Stay Permanently on DST

Other years: 2017 | 2018 | 2019 | 2020 | 2021 | 2022 | 2023

Daylight Saving Time History in Nova Scotia

  • Nova Scotia first observed Daylight Saving Time in 1916.
  • Nova Scotia has observed DST for 99 years between 1916 and 2020.
  • Previous time with no Daylight Saving Time was 1961.
  • See Worldwide DST Statistics